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Two fragments from left wrist and part of pleated skirt in thigh. Note a,b,c do not join; d is not present.


From Giza, Pit 5223A. 1914: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khafra, 2520–2494 B.C.


Giza, Egypt


Other: 4 x 5.2 x 2 cm (1 9/16 x 2 1/16 x 13/16 in.) Overall: 8.7 x 14.8 x 4.4 cm (3 7/16 x 5 13/16 x 1 3/4 in.) Other: 8 x 10.6 x 5.1 cm (3 1/8 x 4 3/16 x 2 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)


The Ancient World